Category Archives: The Arts

Community invited to Seventh Annual Festival of Cultures at Pellissippi State

Pellissippi State Community College once again shines a light on the many cultures represented by its student body when the school hosts the Seventh Annual Festival of Cultures Friday, April 11. The Festival of Cultures is 4-8:30 p.m. in the … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State’s 2014 Student Juried Art Show kicks off March 31

Pellissippi State Community College launches its annual Student Juried Art Show March 31, and the exhibit will run until April 18. The event is free and the community is invited. The Art Show takes place in the Bagwell Center for … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Indie wrestling topic of March 26 Faculty Lecture Series talk

Turn reality on its head. That’s the goal of John E. May, a photographer and Pellissippi State Community College faculty member, when he takes on the topic of independent wrestling at a Faculty Lecture Series talk Wednesday, March 26. May’s … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State stages April performances of ‘Unnecessary Farce’

Pellissippi State Community College presents “Unnecessary Farce,” the new classic American farce, the first two weekends of April. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. April 4, 5, 11, and 12 and at 2 p.m. April 6 and 13. Tickets are $12 … Continue reading

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Five years of ‘Thunder’ celebrated at Jazz and Bluegrass Concert

Pellissippi State Community College will recognize the fifth anniversary of Hardin Valley Thunder, the college’s bluegrass group, at the Jazz and Bluegrass Concert. The concert is Thursday, March 27, at 7 p.m. in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Honors students featured in student music recital

Pellissippi State Community College’s Student Honors Recital will feature the musical stylings of 18 students. The recital is at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 6, in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the college’s Hardin Valley Campus, 10915 Hardin Valley Road. … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Abolitionist John Brown topic of Feb. 27 talk

Joy Ingram, an associate history professor at Pellissippi State Community College, delivers a presentation about white Civil War abolitionist John Brown Thursday, Feb. 27. Part of the college’s Faculty Lecture Series, Ingram’s presentation, “John Brown: Maniacal Egoist or Moral Crusader?” … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State presents student theatre production ‘Freedom Circus’

Pellissippi State Community College students will be the stars—and writers and directors—of the upcoming theatre production “Freedom Circus,” Feb. 21-23. “Freedom Circus” premieres at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, in Pellissippi State’s Clayton Performing Arts Center, on the Hardin Valley … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State hosts high school students in Winter Choral Concert

Pellissippi State Community College’s Winter Choral Concert features performances from two high schools, Hardin Valley Academy and Lenoir City High School. The Winter Choral Concert is at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State campuses host free Black History Month events

Pellissippi State Community College is celebrating Black History Month with numerous events at its five campuses throughout February. Activities are free and the community is invited. The Magnolia Avenue Campus starts the month-long activities with “Healthy Pelli: Campus Health Fair,” … Continue reading

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